To witness a Zrazy performance is to know you are seeing two great artists. Maria Walsh has a voice that was described by the late Bill Graham as "oozing with hurt and experience, not asking but demanding that you watch and listen." Carole Nelson is one of the most extraordinary musicians to emerge from Ireland. Her talent as a songwriter, composer, pianist and saxophonist is awe-inspiring.
Together the two women create a passionate dynamic on stage that touches the soul. Musically their performance is based on layers of sound created electronically in their studio to form a beautiful soundscape. To this is added a wide variety of live instrumentation - piano, keyboards, tin whistle, bodhran (traditional Irish drum), saxophones, blues harp and of course their sparkling and incomparable songs.
Lyrically, Zrazy's music is emotionally and politically charged. Religion, sexuality, spirituality, nothing is too sacred or controversial. However the sheer joi-de-vivre these two women bring to the stage has left audiences from Berlin to Toronto, Paris to New York, enraptured and hungry for more.
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